Don’t ‘FALL’ for it! Maintain Your Home

Fall Home Maintenance

PUMPKIN SPICE! Okay, seriously though, focus: You have a (PUMPKIN SPICE) home to maintain and colder weather on the (PUMPKIN SPICE) way, so it’s really time to take a look around your home and… (PuMpKiN sPiCe) …erm… AHEM. While this season does offer MANY distractions, now is the best time to maintain your home so […]

Family Fest 2019

APHW Family Fest 2019

America’s Preferred Home Warranty owner Randy Caltrider shows his appreciation of his employees each year with an annual Family Fest, this year inviting them and their family members to enjoy a day at Cedar Point.

FREEZE! Or Better Yet, Keep Your Ice Machine Working

Ice Machine Maintenance

Ah, ice. If you’re lucky, you no longer have to fill trays with water, carry them to the freezer (without spilling any), and wait for them to harden. No, you have a built-in icemaker, working day and night to make sure your drinks are always cold and refreshing. Wouldn’t it be terrible if it… stopped? […]

Balancing Your Budget? Go Month-to-Month

Month-to-Month Home Warranty

If you’ve ever had to use a home warranty, you probably get why it’s convenient to have one—help with unexpected expenses is handy. But who has the extra few hundred dollars lying around for another year of coverage? Ah, but did you know America’s Preferred Home Warranty (APHW) also offers a monthly option for new […]

APHW Opens New Call Center

APHW Opens New Call Center

On Wednesday, August 21, America’s Preferred hosted an open house for our new call center in DeWitt, Michigan. Continuing our high level of service for homeowners and families, the new call center will benefit the local community and provide growth opportunities for employees. For information on positions at this location and throughout the organization please […]

Open & Shut: Garage Door Opener Maintenance

Garage Door Opener Maintenance

Our two-car garage did not include garage door openers when we first moved in. After one horrendous winter without them—pull up the icy driveway, get out without slipping, go into the side door of the garage, unlock and open the garage door from the inside, get back into the car, pull forward, then face the […]

Relay for Life 2019

Relay for Life 2019

We had an amazing year fundraising for Relay for Life, and when it came time to show our support in numbers, we did that too! Relay for Life 2019 is in the books, and we can’t wait to see what we can do for 2020! #ChallengeAccepted #Relay2020!

Final Team APHW Total

Team APHW Final Total for Relay for Life

Counting our corporate sponsorship, our final total as of Friday, August 2, 2019, came to a whopping $52,037.48 raised for Relay For Life of Jackson County, Michigan! As a company with less than 250 employees total, this number means the world to us. Times are changing and Relay is changing with it, and we’re looking […]

APHW In-House Relay for Life Fundraising Total

APHW In-House Relay for Life Total

Team APHW set a $20,000 fundraising goal this year for the 20th anniversary of America’s Preferred Home Warranty. We EXCEEDED that goal and raised a whopping $22,037.48 for Relay for Life! We are ready to BEAT cancer with every dollar raised! America’s Preferred Home Warranty has also dedicated a corporate sponsorship. Stay tuned to find […]

Septic Sense: Maintaining the Motions

Septic Tank Maintenance

One of the finer aspects of society living is public plumbing: Once you flush, it goes away. But with more than 20 percent of households relying on an onsite system to treat their wastewater, you may have found yourself with a septic tank to maintain. Don’t panic: While repairs can be costly, septic systems typically […]